The Banking Vietnam Conference 2011, themed “Optimising technology infrastructure – diversifying banking services,” opened in Hanoi on May 25.

The conference will put forward information technology solutions in the finance and banking sector as well as concrete solutions to optimise technology infrastructure and improve banks’ capacity in dealing with risks, said State Bank Governor Nguyen Van Giau.

This year’s conference, which is jointly organised by the State Bank of Vietnam ’s IT Department and the International Data Group (IDG), will also address issues regarding human resource, produce streamlining and improving service quality.

A Banking Vietnam 2011 Exhibition will also be held in parallel with the conference, drawing the participation of 35 booths from credit institutions, enterprises and IT firms at home and abroad./.